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Parent-Teacher Conference Sign-Up

Please sign up for a conference time with your child’s homeroom teacher on the google form below. If none of the times provided are feasible for you, please send us an email so that we can schedule an alternative. Conference … Continue reading

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Week of February 22 – 24

Dear Parents, Last week, the EY2 children spent time meeting individually with their teachers to reflect on their learning so far this school year, and recorded their thinking on paper in preparation for our upcoming conferences. Students are expressing their strengths … Continue reading

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Week of February 8th – 12th

Dear Parents, We had a great first week back at school last week. We got back into our classroom routines, and revisited our year-long unit of inquiry, “Relationships,” focusing on the line of inquiry “Keeping our community safe and healthy.” … Continue reading

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Week of January 18 – 22

Dear Parents, Please find the weekly planner for next week, January 18th – 22nd, below. This is also shared on SeeSaw, where you will find the version with our Zoom links attached. Weekly Planner 2 – Exploring Materials Resources for … Continue reading

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Welcome to Term 2 Remote Learning!

Dear EY2 Parents, We’d like to wish everyone a happy new year, and welcome you back to school for Term 2. While we are all disappointed not to be seeing the children in person, we are confident that our online … Continue reading

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Week of December 8th – 11th

Last week, the EY2s  began working on our book project, with each child authoring a page about positive changes that people can make to care for the natural world. Work on the book is ongoing this week and we hope … Continue reading

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Week of November 23rd – 27th

Last week the children continued to inquire into natural interactions, reading books and discussing ways that we use natural resources in our everyday lives, and how human behaviour impacts the planet in both positive and negative ways. This week we will … Continue reading

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Week of Nov. 9 -13

Dear Families, Our “Natural Interactions” inquiry is now well underway! Last week, small groups went out on nature walks around the KIS campus, learning to use all their senses to observe like scientists, recording their observations, and sharing their thoughts … Continue reading

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Happy Half-Term!

Dear Families, It’s hard to believe that we are already halfway through Term 1 and October Break is already upon us.  Please be advised of a few updates to keep in mind for our first week back: Unit of Inquiry … Continue reading

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Week of October 5th – 9th

Dear Parents, It was a pleasure to speak with all of you last week for Parent-Teacher Conferences. Your support for your children’s learning is both valuable and appreciated! While the adults conferred upstairs, the children were busily playing in the … Continue reading

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